The Greater Sitka Arts Council's Jeff Budd discusses the Arti-Gras Art Walk, which is scheduled for Friday, March 14, from 5-9 p.m. Downtown stores will be open late, and will feature work by local artists.
At the 5th Annual Wearable Arts Show, Sitka artists showcased their original pieces, from a gown made of moss to a dress crafted from colorful duct tape. Here is a look at some of the night's flashy fashion.
Dipika Guha, Island Institute artist-in-residence, is joined by director Peter Bradley to talk about her play, "A Brief History of America," in response to Howard Zinn's "A People's History of the United States," and thematic focus on historical events through the eyes of ordinary people.
STRONG WIND THROUGH THIS EVENING
REST OF LOCALLY WINDY IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS LATE. LOWS AROUND 46. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH. WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH IN EXPOSED LOCATIONS IN THE EVENING.